Support students through COVID-19

Many of our students are in need; the part-time and casual work they rely on to pay for rent and necessities has disappeared as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. QUT has directed additional funds towards the Emergency Student Fund to provide immediate support to eligible students in need.

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Reasons to give to the Learning Potential Fund

100% of your gift goes directly to the Fund

QUT matches all donations dollar for dollar

51% of recipients are first in family to attend university

Scholarships for students in financial need

The Learning Potential Fund supports students experiencing financial hardship to attend and remain at university. Each year, more than 2000 students benefit from the generosity of donors.

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Latest giving news

15 Oct 2020

Scholarships support young women from regional and rural Australia

QUT donor Dr Laurie Cowled’s story is one of determination – a country girl who has dedicated her life to supporting young women from regional and rural Australia.

8 Oct 2020

Fund provides some hope for the future

For 29-year-old QUT student Rebecca Motta, receiving a Tim Fairfax AC Learning Potential Fund Scholarship was not just a cash boost.  It was a lifeline.

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